Victoria Baldesarra is a Canadian dancer and Television personality. Victoria Baldesarra is a series regular on the Family Channel teen drama show ‘The Next Step’ who plays the role of Michelle.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Victoria Baldesarra was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on July 28, 1998. She turns 22 years old as of 2020 and her astrological sign is Leo. She has an older brother named Alec Baldesarra. Moreover, her parents are Tulio Baldesarra and Cherlann Baldesarra. She is also an animal lover and owns a cat named Mia. She also had a cat named Tiggy who passed away. Further, she finds traveling exciting and amazing.
She is, however, very keen to go to University and continue her education despite all the pressure of work and being a celebrity. She, however, believes that dancing and acting will always remain a part of her. Moreover, she attended Jo-Anne Chapman School of Dance.
Rise to Fame
Victoria began her dance career at the age of 3. And, she began acting when she was 13 years old. She auditioned for the hit series ‘The Next Step’ in 2011. Therefore, she stars as “Michelle” on the international show. She also stars in the Netflix series ‘Lost & Found Music Studios’, a spin-off show of ‘The Next Step’. Moreover, she also stars as “Roxy” in the short film “Hollywood Trick” which is set to be released in 2021.
She was the youngest cast member (in A-Troupe) in the series “The Next Step”. This is now Alexandra Chaves who plays Piper. She is the only cast member from Season One to have remained in A-Troupe in all 5 Seasons. She was also part of Team Canada’s dance team, which earned Bronze in 2010 when they went to Lolington. Her three favorite styles of dance are jazz, hip-hop, and Acro.
She choreographed dance in Season 6. She also co-choreographed a dance in a deleted scene with Jordan Clark in Season 6. Moreover, she was also a guest choreographer in Season 7.
In 2013, the Bolton branch of JCSOD won the coveted “Studio of the Year” prize at the third annual dance awards in New York organized by Break the Floor Productions. Considered to be the Oscar of dance awards, the award came the school’s way because the judges were looking for the most versatile studio and Frank and Melissa teach their wards just about everything – from hip hop to jazz to ballet – the whole range.
At the same awards, she was a participant in the winning team though she did not win any individual award. Earlier, in 2010, she won a bronze medal as a member of the Junior Canadian Show Dance Team at the IDO World Show Dance Championships held in Riesa, Germany. In 2011, she got her first call for an audition from Family Channel, Canada.
Finally, in 2013 she was picked for the role of Michelle in the Family Channel’s series ‘The Next Step’ which premiered on March 8, 2013. The premiere attracted the largest audience among all the serials on the channel with the number of viewers crossing one million. Vic has not looked back since and the serial is now into its third season.
She has also featured in the documentary ‘The Next Step Live: The Movie’ where she plays herself. Since February 2016 the cast of ‘The Next Step’ has gone on a global tour called the Wild Rhythm Tour covering Canada, the UK, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, and Australia. Reports indicate that each and every stop on the tour has been fully sold out. Despite her popularity and fame, she has not received any brand endorsement deals as of now. However, it is possible that in near future, she might start to endorse brands.
Victoria is dating a handsome guy named James Preston. The two have shared a lot of pictures together in their respecting Instagram account showing their love and affection towards each other. However, the duo is having a great time together. They celebrated their 1 year anniversary on April 25, 2020.
Likewise, she has never been into any kind of rumors and controversies. She has a good and clean background regarding her personal and professional life.
The pretty she stands tall at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 56 kilos. Her virtual body measurements are 34-26-35 inches. Moreover, she wears a shoe size of 5 (UK). She has a pair of hazel eyes and blonde hair. She has a bold personality.
Victoria Baldesarra – Social Media
Victoria is quite active on social media platforms. Her ‘@vicbaldesarra’ Instagram account has earned over 506K followers. She also has a self-titled YouTube channel where she has amassed over 71K subscribers. She is also famous on Twitter with more than 35.8K followers. Likewise, her official Facebook page has gained over 35K followers.
Victoria Baldesarra – Net Worth
This popular and talented actress surely earns a good amount of money. She might have earned a very good amount of money throughout her career. However, she has a net worth of around $1 million – $5 million.